Financial news on November 22, 2007
Business and Financial news
Rising oil wealth is lifting Islamic banking — banking that adheres to the laws of the Koran and its prohibition against charging interest — into the financial mainstream. Read more..
The Kindle is the latest in a long line of e-book readers. Will it succeed where others have failed? Read more..
Cerberus, still trying to scuttle its $4 billion purchase of United Rentals Inc., said that it had filed a request for declaratory judgment in New York State Supreme Court. Read more..
Deutsche Telekom said that it would change some terms and let the handset operate on rival networks. Read more..
I am using a Dell Inspiron laptop as my home desktop computer. Can I remove the battery? Is there a danger of a crash if a sudden power failure occurs? Read more..
From a a three-word slogan, “Life is good,” two brothers have developed a fashion brand sold in 4,500 independent retail outlets in the United States and 27 other countries. Read more..
The Mobile Memory Mouse 8000 from Microsoft has a U.S.B. transceiver that doubles as a one-gigabyte flash drive for storing and transferring files. Read more..
The Dow fell to its lowest level since April on a day when oil prices moved near the symbolic $100 level. Read more..
Koss decided to mash the two together with its MP3 Tügo (as in “to go”), a pair of audiophile-style headphones with a built-in player. Read more..
New music games put players on stage, adoring crowds included. Read more..
Exchange Rates of November 22, 2007
|US Dollar||Japanese Yen||1 USD = 108.410 JPY||1 JPY = 0.009 USD|
|US Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 USD = 0.985 CAD||1 CAD = 1.015 USD|
|US Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 USD = 1.101 CHF||1 CHF = 0.908 USD|
|US Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 USD = 7.412 CNY||1 CNY = 0.135 USD|
|Euro||Japanese Yen||1 EUR = 161.010 JPY||1 JPY = 0.006 EUR|
|Euro||Pound Sterling||1 EUR = 0.720 GBP||1 GBP = 1.389 EUR|
|Euro||Australian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.704 AUD||1 AUD = 0.587 EUR|
|Euro||Canadian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.463 CAD||1 CAD = 0.683 EUR|
|Euro||Swiss Franc||1 EUR = 1.635 CHF||1 CHF = 0.612 EUR|
|Japanese Yen||Pound Sterling||1 JPY = 0.447 GBP||1 GBP = 2.237 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Australian Dollar||1 JPY = 1.058 AUD||1 AUD = 0.946 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Canadian Dollar||1 JPY = 0.909 CAD||1 CAD = 1.101 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swiss Franc||1 JPY = 1.015 CHF||1 CHF = 0.985 JPY|
|Pound Sterling||Australian Dollar||1 GBP = 2.366 AUD||1 AUD = 0.423 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Canadian Dollar||1 GBP = 2.032 CAD||1 CAD = 0.492 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swiss Franc||1 GBP = 2.270 CHF||1 CHF = 0.441 GBP|
|Australian Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 AUD = 0.858 CAD||1 CAD = 1.165 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 AUD = 0.959 CHF||1 CHF = 1.043 AUD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 CAD = 1.117 CHF||1 CHF = 0.895 CAD|